50 SKY SHADES - World aviation news

Bombardier at JetExpo 2015 with new Challenger 650

Download: Printable PDF Date: 11 Sep 2015 03:09 categories:
Publisher:
Bombardier at JetExpo 2015 with new Challenger 650 - Events / Festivals publisher
Tatjana Obrazcova
Source: Bizavnews

Bombardier as a part of Jet Expo 2015 presented to the public three business jets. Along with the Challenger 350 and Global 6000, Canadians have shown for the first time for Russian public new Challenger 650, the first deliveries of which are scheduled for late 2015.

BizavNews talked to the Bombardier Business Aircraft Regional Vice President Sales Russia&CIS, Eastern and Central Europe Valeria Barbed - new Challenger 650 will be a real replacement for the popular Challenger 605, with a definitely new and fundamental upgrade solutions.
"Our research results are showing, that the a big part of customers of Challenger 650 are current owners of Challenger 605. At the end of the year first deliveries will  begin. We are happy to tell that Russian customers are really interested, we can not comment, "our conversation" with customers, but I can say one thing - the demand is great and soon the Challenger 650 will be frequent guests at Moscow airports "
The main difference comparing to Challenger 605 "lies" in the passenger compartment. As for Challenger 350, also this time NetJets were partners in the development of a new interior. The entertainment system got 24 inch monitor in the bulkhead as standard equipment, and a system of high-definition content playback. Bombardier will also set inside the new, wider seats with full headrests. Galley updated by 70% and its equipment can simultaneously serve up to 12 passengers.
Well, now to other features, and plenty of them. Challenger 650, got a new avionics, new interior and more powerful engines. The updated aircraft got Rockwell Collins Pro Line 21 avionics., which is incorporated into Bombardier Vision. Among the new features - weather radar system and a synthetic  data overview system which are displayed on Head-Up Display. New aircraft has more powerful engines GE Aviation CF34-3B.
"Updates" will raise the price compared to the Challenger 605 for $ 500,000 to $ 32,350,000. First customer are NetJets, which transformed the firm order of 25 Challenger 605, made June 11, 2012, into the order for the new business jet, which will be named Signature Series.

Related event:
10
September
2015
Russian Federation, Moscow, 1, BLD. 3, AIRPORT VNUKOVO.


Archived
5 years ago



Loading comments for Bombardier at JetExpo 2015 with new Challenger 650...


Recommended

European plan for Aviation Safety 2021-2025 published

EASA published the 10th edition of the European Plan for Aviation Safety (EPAS) covering 2021 - 2025. EPAS sets out the strategic priorities and enablers, and the main risks affecting the Euro...

Daher delivers a Kodiak 100 to its first French customer

Daher announced the delivery of a Kodiak 100 turboprop utility aircraft to the Héli-Béarn company. This aerial work operator based at Pau-Pyrénées airport (Pyré...

Ready for 2021 traffic enhancement - Prague Airport

Throughout the course of 2020, a total of 3,665,871 passengers passed through the gates of Václav Havel Airport Prague. The operation of the airport was unprecedented due to the COVID-19 pandem...

World’s First Industry Supplier with a GADSS Compliant ELT

Orolia recently organized a series of flight tests to demonstrate and qualify capabilities of the GADSS global aircraft safety program’s end-to-end Emergency Locator Transmitter Distress Trackin...